Kim Sun Ah

Kim Sun-a is a South Korean actress and model. She is best known for her role as Kim Sam-soon in My Lovely Sam Soon. Kim Sun-a was born in Daegu and then spent much of her school years in Chōfu, Tokyo (she speaks Japanese fluently). After first appearing in a music video by Kim Hyun-cheol, she started appearing often on TV but did not emerge as a star. She would first become well known as a film actress, debuting in the big-budget box office failure Yesterday but going on to play a lead role as a student teacher in the unexpected hit Wet Dreams.
She won 2005 (Grimae Awards: Best Actress), (Korea Visual Arts Festival: Photogenic Award, TV Actress category), (MBC Drama Awards: [Grand Prize/Daesang], [Top Excellence Award, Actress Popularity Award], and [Best Couple Award (with Hyun Bin)]), 2006 (Seoul International Drama Awards: Best Actress in a Miniseries), and (Korea Broadcasting Producers Awards: Best Actress) for her role in My Lovely Sam Soon.

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
2017
20
Park Bok Ja Main Role
8.7
2015
16
Yoo Min Hee Main Role
6.8
2012
16
Hwang Ji An Main Role
7.3
2011
16
Lee Yeon Jae Main Role
8.2
2009
20
Shin Mi Rae Main Role
7.9
2008
17
Heo Cho Hwi Main Role
7.2
2005
16
Kim Sam Soon Main Role
8.0
2000
20
Lee Ju Young Main Role
N/A
2000
22
Woon Cho Ah Main Role
6.3
1999
16
Young Eun (Ep.1-2) Supporting Role
7.1
1999
164
Supporting Role
N/A
1998
49
Lee Mi Ran Supporting Role
9.0
1998
24
Detective Yang Supporting Role
N/A
1998
16
Hwang Ji Young Supporting Role
6.8

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2016
Kim Hwa Yeong Supporting Role
8.1
2013
Eun Ah Main Role
7.9
2011
Oh Yoo Ran Main Role
7.0
2010
herself Guest Role
7.1
2008
Min Woo's first love Guest Role
7.0
2008
Cho Mi Kyeong Main Role
7.2
2005
Chun Jae In Main Role
7.5
2004
Jinny Main Role
6.8
2003
Min-kyong Main Role
5.8
2003
Mi Young Main Role
7.3
2003
Gye Baek's wife Guest Role
6.8
2002
Yoo Ri Main Role
6.5
2002
May Main Role
5.4

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    Pey Jun 9, 2017

    She saved my faith in kdrama female leads. I love her

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    INFIRES Nov 26, 2016 - edited

    41 yr old lady getting so many main roles in a row? Get outta here! XD

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      Sanada Jan 27, 2017

      She's only going to be in her 40s for one of those!

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    katrina21 Oct 1, 2016

    happy birthday

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    NaijaLuv_88 Apr 26, 2016

    Really wish she would act more because she is an excellent actress that lawyas, always no matter what have such hot and blazing chemistry with her co-star. Every time and I wish she acts more to see more of her awesome acting.

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    i do love her (Kim Sun Ah) a lot - She is so funny and entertaining, a natural comedian who makes everyone laugh

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    irish Dec 1, 2015

    terrific actress. She can do it all

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    katrina21 Oct 1, 2015

    happy birthday

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    Mary28 May 21, 2015

    Ahhhhhhhhh she's back! Ahhhhhhhhh I love her so much!

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    Omocha May 5, 2015

    She's having new upcoming drama, "Masked Prosecutor". Start airing in KBS2 May 20th 2015, wednesday-Thursday 21.55 KST.

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    iamsarah Apr 7, 2015

    She is looking sexy

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    Thankyou Mar 14, 2015

    Kim Sun Ah Shi where are you? we are eagerly waiting for your new work in this new year.....

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    Georgie Mar 12, 2015

    Any news about her next project?

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    frost Mar 1, 2015

    i miss her already T^T

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    Intimation Nov 14, 2014 - edited

    where's she?

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      Hessa Dec 26, 2014

      She just signed with a new management agency called "Fantagio". Hope they give her good roles in movies and dramas.

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    katrina21 Oct 1, 2014

    happy birthday

Details

  • Name:

    Kim Sun Ah
  • Native name:

    김선아
  • Also Known as:

    Kim Sun A; Kim Seon Ah;
  • Nationality:

    South Korean
  • Gender:

    Female
  • Born:

    October 1, 1975
  • Age:

    41